Oxford was selected Sunday as one of 16 host sites for the NCAA’s Division I baseball regionals.
Three SEC schools will serve as regional host teams, with Ole Miss joined by LSU and Florida.
Ole Miss last served as a regional host in 2007. Last season, the Rebels traveled to Miami.
Each regional field features four teams, playing a double-elimination format. All 16 regionals are scheduled to be conducted from Friday, May 29, to Monday, June 1.
The remainder of the field for the 64-team tournament will be announced on Monday at 11:30 a.m. on ESPN.
The other host teams, by conference:
Atlantic Coast (Clemson, Florida St., Georgia Tech, North Carolina)
Big 12 (Oklahoma, Texas)
Big West (UC Irvine, Cal State Fullerton)
Conference USA (East Carolina, Rice)
Pacific-10 (Arizona State)
Big East (Louisville)
Mountain West (TCU)
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